Learning Irish Text (Yale Language) by Michael O Siadhail

Cover of: Learning Irish | Michael O Siadhail

Published by Yale University Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Language & Linguistics,
  • Language self-study & phrasebooks,
  • Foreign Language Study,
  • Foreign Language - Dictionaries / Phrase Books,
  • Celtic Languages,
  • Irish Gaelic,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Language,
  • Foreign Language Study / Celtic Languages

Edition Notes

New Edition

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9606317M
ISBN 100300064624
ISBN 109780300064629

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